The spur of the moment

Here’s an ad in the 1921 Toronto city directory, placed by Might Directories, the people who created the directory:

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I wonder what training you needed to become an Addresser or Mailer. Did Might Directories have a reserve force of on-call Addressers and Mailers ready to spring to action and prepare thousands of pieces of mail on short notice?

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About davetill

I'm a writer and occasional web designer. I live in Toronto.
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